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Samsung Galaxy S10 specs, release date, news and rumours: What we know so far
Samsung Galaxy S10 specs, release date, news and rumours: What we know so far By Dan Grabham

The Samsung Galaxy S10 is some way off - in early 2019 - but we're already hearing a bunch of rumours about what form the device will take. The Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ were evolutions of the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ really, so we're expecting big things... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 specs, release date, news and rumours: What's the story so far?
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 specs, release date, news and rumours: What's the story so far? By Dan Grabham

We're gearing up to hear about the successor to the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 in a couple of months. We're not expecting the Note 9 to be a massive leap on from the Note 8, just a subtle introduction of a few new features.Here are all the leaks and speculation... Read more

Samsung Gear S4 could feature much improved battery life
Samsung Gear S4 could feature much improved battery life By Max Langridge

Previous reports have suggested Samsung is working on a Gear S4 smartwatch, although it could also be called Galaxy Watch, for launch in Q4 2018. Those rumours are still on track, as Twitter tipster Ice Universe has said in a Weibo post that Samsung will... Read more

Samsung Galaxy X foldable smartphone could cost nearly $2,000 at launch
Samsung Galaxy X foldable smartphone could cost nearly $2,000 at launch By Max Langridge

You may want to start saving if you plan to be one of the first to get Samsung's long-rumoured foldable Galaxy X smartphone, remember this is just a given name at the moment, an official name hasn't been confirmed. Upcoming phones: The future smartphones... Read more

Samsung's Bixby smart speaker might have this pivoting head display
Samsung's Bixby smart speaker might have this pivoting head display By Maggie Tillman

Samsung has been quietly developing its Bixby smart speaker for some time now, and very little is known about the device.However, new patents from the World Intellectual Property Organization and the US Patent and Trademark Office have given us a good... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 colour options revealed, which is your favourite?
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 colour options revealed, which is your favourite? By Max Langridge

Samsung has a habit of releasing its devices in a number of different colours, either as worldwide options or exclusives for certain markets or mobile operators. That once again looks to be the case for the Galaxy Note 9, which may well be available in... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 to get larger battery thanks to horizontal camera
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 to get larger battery thanks to horizontal camera By Max Langridge

Some recent renders of the Galaxy Note 9 show Samsung has reverted to a horizontal camera design after opting for a vertical array on the Galaxy S9 duo. At first, it could have just been a case of Samsung sticking to one design for the Note series and... Read more

Samsung may embed earpiece in Galaxy S10 display
Samsung may embed earpiece in Galaxy S10 display By Max Langridge

Samsung isn't expected to implement a notch design in its future smartphones, but it will want to increase the screen-to-body ratio of its devices to keep up with the competition. To that end, a report out of South Korea says that Samsung will utilise... Read more

These Samsung Galaxy Note 9 renders don't show an in-display fingerprint sensor
These Samsung Galaxy Note 9 renders don't show an in-display fingerprint sensor By Maggie Tillman

Samsung is expected to announce the Note 9 this summer, but a noted leaker has just posted renders of the upcoming device.Steve H, also known as @OnLeaks, not only posted rendered images but also a 360-degree video of the Note 9 (via 91Mobiles.com).... Read more

The best Galaxy S9+ deals for June 2018
The best Galaxy S9+ deals for June 2018 By Dan Grabham

The Samsung Galaxy S9+ is now available to buy and there are some great deals to be had if you are happy to shop around. It's also one of Samsung's most expensive phones ever, so it's well worth hunting out a deal.We've scoured the internet for all the... Read more

The best Galaxy S9 deals for June 2018
The best Galaxy S9 deals for June 2018 By Dan Grabham

Welcome to our roundup of all the latest Galaxy S9 deals and order info. The Galaxy S9 has now been released and networks have been offering some excellent deals. Looking for the best Galaxy S9+ deals instead? Here are all the latest Galaxy deals we've... Read more

Samsung Galaxy S10 in-display sensor confirmed; triple-lens camera suggested
Samsung Galaxy S10 in-display sensor confirmed; triple-lens camera suggested By Max Langridge

Samsung has finally settled on using Qualcomm's ultrasonic in-display fingerprint sensor in the Galaxy S10 according to Korean news outlet ET News (via MySmartPrice). The same publication claimed just last week that Samsung was likely turning to Qualcomm... Read more

Samsung could unveil its Galaxy Note 9 early this year on 9 August
Samsung could unveil its Galaxy Note 9 early this year on 9 August By Maggie Tillman

Samsung will announce its next Note on 9 August, according to a report.Bloomberg claimed the Galaxy Note 9 will be unveiled two weeks earlier than the Note 8 was announced last year. Samsung also plans to release the phone by the end of August, the... Read more

Samsung will launch its Galaxy J6 mid-ranger in UK this summer
Samsung will launch its Galaxy J6 mid-ranger in UK this summer By Maggie Tillman

Samsung has announced a new Galaxy phone: the Samsung Galaxy J6.The Galaxy J6 features a 5.6-inch Super AMOLED full-front display, 1.6GHz Octa-Core chip, 3GB of RAM, 32GB of storage, a micro-SD slot, a rear fingerprint scanner, and a 3,000 mAh battery.... Read more

Samsung Galaxy S10 to use in-display fingerprint sensor courtesy of Qualcomm
Samsung Galaxy S10 to use in-display fingerprint sensor courtesy of Qualcomm By Max Langridge

Rumours suggesting the Samsung Galaxy S10 will feature an in-display fingerprint sensor are nothing new anymore. We've been hearing for a couple of years that Samsung will eventually introduce the technology but so far have yet to see anything. Now, according... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Watch could be Wear OS not Tizen
Samsung Galaxy Watch could be Wear OS not Tizen By Rik Henderson

Samsung will reportedly look back to Google's smartwatch operating system for its next device, reports from China suggest.Although it abandoned Android Wear for its own Tizen platform several years ago, the company is said to be planning a Wear OS device... Read more

Bixby 2.0 confirmed to launch with Samsung Galaxy Note 9
Bixby 2.0 confirmed to launch with Samsung Galaxy Note 9 By Max Langridge

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is likely due to launch in August, with a release following in September. While the exact date isn't confirmed, Samsung has confirmed that whenever it does, it will bring with it the second generation of Bixby.  Samsung Galaxy... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 and Galaxy S10 to get earlier launches, says report
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 and Galaxy S10 to get earlier launches, says report By Max Langridge

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 and Galaxy S10 smartphones will be launched earlier in the year than their predecessors, according to a report from the Korea Herald.Citing "industry sources", it's believed Samsung wants the Galaxy Note 9 to get a jump on Apple's... Read more

Samsung introduces Red and Gold Galaxy S9 and S9+, but you can only get the Gold
Samsung introduces Red and Gold Galaxy S9 and S9+, but you can only get the Gold By Max Langridge

Samsung has announced two new colours for its Galaxy S9 and S9+ smartphones in the form of Sunshine Gold and Burgundy Red. They join the current lineup of Midnight Black, Titanium Grey, Coral Blue, and Lilac Purple colour options. Samsung Galaxy S9 and... Read more

Samsung Galaxy S10 could have ridiculously sharp 600ppi display
Samsung Galaxy S10 could have ridiculously sharp 600ppi display By Max Langridge

With each Galaxy S smartphone, Samsung likes to make improvements. Next year it will be launching its tenth model, the Galaxy S10 and as it's an anniversary model, the South Korean company is expected to make some big changes over the current Galaxy S9.... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 name confirmed; launch imminent following certification
Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 name confirmed; launch imminent following certification By Max Langridge

Samsung's upcoming Galaxy Tab S4 has managed to remain largely leak-free. The last murmurings we heard were back in February, when it was suggested it would launch at MWC. That obviously didn't happen, but an official launch may now not be too far off.... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 definitely won't be getting an in-display fingerprint sensor
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 definitely won't be getting an in-display fingerprint sensor By Max Langridge

It feels like a tale that's as long as time itself. Will the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 feature an in-display fingerprint sensor? Or will it not? The answer, is no.  Samsung Galaxy Note 9 specs, release date, news and rumours: What's the story so far? Leaked... Read more

Samsung to unleash four new Galaxy J-series phones with 18.5:9 Infinity Displays
Samsung to unleash four new Galaxy J-series phones with 18.5:9 Infinity Displays By Rik Henderson

Samsung is tipped to release four new low to mid-range smartphones for the Indian phone market, but with flagship style 18.5:9 Infinity Displays.The Samsung Galaxy J (2018) line will reportedly launch this month; May. They show that Samsung is committed... Read more

Leaked patent gives more evidence that Samsung is working on in-display fingerprint sensors
Leaked patent gives more evidence that Samsung is working on in-display fingerprint sensors By Max Langridge

There have been rumours circling for a while suggesting Samsung would be putting an in-display fingerprint sensor into its flagship phones. We thought the Galaxy S8, Galaxy S9 and Galaxy Note 8 would all get it, but to no avail. Samsung Galaxy Note 9... Read more

The best Samsung Galaxy S8 deals for June 2018
The best Samsung Galaxy S8 deals for June 2018 By Dan Grabham

The Galaxy S8 and S8+ might have been surpassed by the S9 and S9+ but both are still amazing phones that deliver stacks of features.At the time of release, we said "the Samsung Galaxy S8 is a masterpiece; one with a few brush-strokes out of place, but... Read more

Samsung Galaxy S10 codenamed Beyond and more evidence points to in-display fingerprint sensor
Samsung Galaxy S10 codenamed Beyond and more evidence points to in-display fingerprint sensor By Rik Henderson

The Samsung Galaxy S10 is codenamed Beyond, according to a fresh report.Korean website The Bell claims that Samsung's 2019 handset, which will be released as part of the 10th anniversary of the Galaxy range, will go by the name throughout its development... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 review: Dual camera skills meet S Pen thrills
4.5 stars Samsung Galaxy Note 8 review: Dual camera skills meet S Pen thrills By Chris Hall

If you're a Samsung Galaxy Note user, then you'll know there's been a trend for the stylus-wielding series to take what the latest Galaxy S smartphone has started and to enhance upon it, while also debuting some new features.However, when the Note 7... Read more

Buy Samsung's artsy The Frame TV on Amazon by 12 May and save $400
Buy Samsung's artsy The Frame TV on Amazon by 12 May and save $400 By Elyse Betters

Samsung quietly reduced the price of its artsy TV, The Frame.It is a television that's designed to blend into your room and look like a piece of artwork when it's not in use, rather than being a big old black rectangle on your wall. Unfortunately, The... Read more

Samsung launches Galaxy A6 and A6+ with a focus on photography
Samsung launches Galaxy A6 and A6+ with a focus on photography By Max Langridge

Samsung has unveiled two new additions to its Galaxy A smartphone series in the A6 and A6+, both of which arrive with "powerful front and rear cameras" to give users impressive photos from mid-range devices. Samsung Galaxy Note 9 specs, release date,... Read more

What is Samsung Pay, how does it work, and which banks support it?
What is Samsung Pay, how does it work, and which banks support it? By Elyse Betters

Samsung Pay has been active in several countries, including the US and South Korea, for a while and is now available in the UK too.It is a platform that allows you to pay for goods and services simply by waving your Samsung device near a cash register... Read more

Samsung is launching 128GB and 256GB versions of S9 and S9 Plus
Samsung is launching 128GB and 256GB versions of S9 and S9 Plus By Elyse Betters

Samsung is releasing new versions of the Galaxy S9, but only in the US.The company announced it will launch both 128GB and 256GB versions of its Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus flagships. At launch, they will only be available in the US. If you want to... Read more

Samsung could be set to release its first MicroLED TVs later this year
Samsung could be set to release its first MicroLED TVs later this year By Max Langridge

After debuting its new MicroLED TV technology at CES 2018, Samsung could now be on the path to release the first commercial sets before the year is out.  What is MicroLED? The TV technology to take on OLED explained The revelation comes from the company's... Read more

You can finally use PayPal inside Samsung Pay, here's how to add it
You can finally use PayPal inside Samsung Pay, here's how to add it By Rik Henderson

PayPal is finally available as a payment option inside Samsung Pay.Although a partnership between Samsung and PayPal was announced last July, the ability to actually add your PayPal Wallet to your phone is only just rolling out. You can now make contactless... Read more

Samsung's AR Emoji might be used for video chatting in the future
Samsung's AR Emoji might be used for video chatting in the future By Elyse Betters

It looks like Samsung had bigger plans for AR Emoji.The company recently launched AR Emoji with its latest devices. Initially, everyone figured Samsung was just copying Apple's Animoji. But even Apple sort of lifted the idea from Snapchat, which has long... Read more

Samsung Q9FN TV review: The big, bright, back-lit QLED boss
5.0 stars Samsung Q9FN TV review: The big, bright, back-lit QLED boss By John Archer

Looking back at Samsung's debut QLED tellies from last year, it's hard not to think that they came out a year too soon. They were eye-wateringly expensive, and their use of only edge-based LED lighting ultimately seemed to sell the potential of Samsung's... Read more

Samsung Galaxy S10 report says in-display fingerprint sensor will make an appearance
Samsung Galaxy S10 report says in-display fingerprint sensor will make an appearance By Max Langridge

The Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ have only been out for about a month and we're still some way off the official announcement for the Galaxy Note 9, but rumours and leaks for the Galaxy S10 have now started to appear.  Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+: Everything... Read more

Samsung Gear Sport review: Health-tracking in a compact and capable package
4.0 stars Samsung Gear Sport review: Health-tracking in a compact and capable package By Cam Bunton

Samsung is in an interesting place with wearables. It's been making them for years and, since switching to making exclusively Tizen-based watches and wrist-worn bands, is making some of the best smartwatches around. The Gear S3 from earlier in 2017 was... Read more

Samsung Galaxy S9+ vs Galaxy Note 8: What's the difference?
Samsung Galaxy S9+ vs Galaxy Note 8: What's the difference? By Britta O'Boyle

Samsung has launched new 2018 Galaxy S flagship phones, in the form of the Galaxy S9 and the Galaxy S9+. The Galaxy S9+ sees a few additional features over the smaller model, including the introduction of dual-rear cameras, which we first saw on the 2017 Galaxy... Read more

Samsung Galaxy S9+ vs Galaxy S8+: What's the difference?
Samsung Galaxy S9+ vs Galaxy S8+: What's the difference? By Britta O'Boyle

Samsung has launched the successor to the excellent Galaxy S8+ in the Galaxy S9+ a new flagship device for 2018.The company hasn't changed the design much compared to last year's device, but there are a couple of differences, including a new camera and... Read more

How to upgrade to the Samsung Galaxy S9
How to upgrade to the Samsung Galaxy S9 By Pocket-lint Promotion

You've decided to to upgrade to the new Samsung Galaxy S9 or S9 +, but what happens now? How do you trade in your current phone, and what's the best deal to go for? has your contract run out and you want to upgrade to a better plan that suits you?We've... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 could get larger display and battery
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 could get larger display and battery By Max Langridge

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is expected to launch in August, and as we approach that launch date, the rumour mill will continue to ramp up production. The latest rumours surrounding Samsung's big-screen smartphone come from two different Twitter users and... Read more

Seven best Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ accessories at EE
Seven best Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ accessories at EE By Pocket-lint Promotion

The new Samsung Galaxy S9 is one of the most important phone releases of 2018. It comes in two sizes, the Galaxy S9 with a 5.8-inch display and the larger S9+ with a whopping 6.2in screen.Once you've chosen it, you'll need to equip the phone to make the... Read more

Samsung Galaxy S8+ review: The best Android phone, bar none
5.0 stars Samsung Galaxy S8+ review: The best Android phone, bar none By Chris Hall

Samsung broke the mould with its Galaxy S8 handsets, producing two devices that are the same spec, apart from screen size and battery capacity. If you want this phone, just pick the size that fits you with no compromises or additional considerations.That's... Read more

Samsung Gear S4 could be gearing up for launch in Q4 2018
Samsung Gear S4 could be gearing up for launch in Q4 2018 By Max Langridge

Rather than release a true successor to the Gear S3 in 2017, Samsung side-stepped and launched the Gear Sport fitness-focused smartwatch instead. Later in 2018 though, Samsung may in fact launch a Gear S4 smartwatch, according to SamMobile founder Martin... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 benchmark confirms Snapdragon 845 processor
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 benchmark confirms Snapdragon 845 processor By Max Langridge

Samsung isn't expected to officially announce the Galaxy Note 9 until around August, but that never stops the rumour mill from churning away. Samsung Galaxy Note 9 specs, release date, news and rumours: What's the story so far? The latest news to appear... Read more

Samsung Galaxy S8 and Note 8 to receive Oreo within 3 weeks
Samsung Galaxy S8 and Note 8 to receive Oreo within 3 weeks By Max Langridge

Samsung has confirmed via its community website that Android 8.0 Oreo will be available as an update for all Galaxy S8, S8+ and Note 8 devices within the next two to three weeks. Samsung has slowly been rolling Android Oreo out to supported Galaxy devices... Read more

Samsung Galaxy S9 deal: Buy one get one S9 or S9+ free at Verizon
Samsung Galaxy S9 deal: Buy one get one S9 or S9+ free at Verizon By Elyse Betters

Samsung’s Galaxy S9-branded phones are already on sale.Buy one Galaxy S9/S9+ and get one Free! No trade in required. Plus, $150 prepaid card when you switch to Verizon.Verizon in the US is offering a buy one, get one free offer on Galaxy S9 handsets,... Read more

Samsung's 3D Cinema LED screen gets its world debut in Switzerland
Samsung's 3D Cinema LED screen gets its world debut in Switzerland By Max Langridge

Samsung has installed the world's first 3D Cinema LED screen at the Arena Sihlcity cinema complex in Zurich, Switzerland. Samsung has already installed 2D versions of the Cinema LED screen in movie theatres in Seoul, Shanghai and South Korea, but the... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 name confirmed, should launch in August
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 name confirmed, should launch in August By Max Langridge

While it was pretty safe to assume that Samsung would release a Galaxy Note 9 - successor to the rather excellent Galaxy Note 8 - later this year, we couldn't be sure of the name until Samsung confirmed it itself. The South Korean tech giant has already... Read more

Best Samsung Galaxy S9 cases and S9+ cases: Protect your new Galaxy smartphone
Best Samsung Galaxy S9 cases and S9+ cases: Protect your new Galaxy smartphone By Max Langridge

Samsung has finally unveiled the Galaxy S9 and S9+ smartphones, but while they don't represent a huge change in design over their S8 predecessors, that means they're still gorgeous devices that you definitely won't want to break. Samsung Galaxy S9 and... Read more